Muni Bond Interest Cap Would Increase Financing Costs by $173 Billion
March 13, 2013
| National League of Cities, National Association of Counties & U.S. Conference of Mayors
The imposition of a 28% benefit cap on interest income on municipal bonds would have increased costs by over $173 billion since 2003.
Georgia Losing High-Paying Jobs
January 31, 2013
| Fiscal Research Center, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University
A new report shows that Georgia lost tens of thousands of "prime" or "premium" jobs in the decade from 2000-2009, predating much of the impact of the recession.